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Ministers of Reconciliation – As WELS Faces the 21st Century
At the cusp of the turn of the century, John Lawrenz, in his essay to the 1997 Southeastern Wisconsin District, bridges the gap between creation and the end times as described in Revelation. Christ’s work is clearly ...
Defeatism in the Church: Its Nature, Danger and Cure
This essay, written at the height of the Great Depression, is a warning for Christians of every era against a sinful, defeatest attitude in the Church, and an exhortation to put our trust in the Lord.
We Have This Treasure in Jars of Clay
Peter Berg presented this essay which focuses both on the intrinsic complexity and yet simple (not simplistic) nature of ministry. He uses biblical proofs to show how the Bible supports this understanding of ministry (both ...
God Speaks to the Pastor
The Doctrines Of The Church And Ministry - An Historical Survey Of The Controversy Concerning Them In Our Midst
Zimmerman provides a concise history of the controversies surrounding the doctrine of the Church and Ministry among Lutherans in general and within the Synodical Conference specifically.
A History of the WELS' Mission to the Poor in the United States
Through numerous interviews, the author explores the history of WELS missions to the poor among the Apache; St. Marcus, Milwaukee including ministries on the Northside and Southside of Milwaukee; Peace Lutheran in New York ...